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UCSF Tobacco Industry Videos
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Compilation of Camel cigarette television commercials from the 1960s including "I'd Walk a Mile for a Camel," "They're Not for Everybody," and "Drop Everything." Also sponsorship of McHales Navy, Hawk, American Sportsman, and Bonanza.
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Topics: tobacco, cigarette, television, advertising, cigarette packaging, male, filter, sports sponsorship,...
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Topic: need keyword
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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Promotional newsreels featuring a variety of Chevrolet-centric stories, including: heavy-duty trucks used in construction; St. Augustine, Florida, site of the oldest houses in America; old horseless carriage advertisements; a homemade streamlined house trailer in Guadalupe, California; auto interiors designed by new York jewelers; an Army convoy at Fort Sill, Oklahoma; and a Chihuahua dog standing in for a radiator ornament on a moving car in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
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Topics: Car culture: Newsreels, Automobiles: Advertising, Animals: Dogs
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by Unknown
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News release reflecting innovations and happenings from the petroleum industry. Includes a sequence on "fishing" for a lost drill bit, soothing an infant with baby oil, how LP gas serves us in the home and on the job, how a "Citadel" service station operator serves his community, and a research program at Louisiana State University that investigates (and finds no) effects on oysters from nearby oil drilling.
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Topics: Oil industry, Occupations: Petroleum workers, Environment
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by Sound Masters, Inc.
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Tells the story of an American oil company executive who relocates with his family to Venezuela.
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Topics: Venezuela, Oil industry, Globalization
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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A chorus of kitchen salesmen sings an inspirational song to rally the rest of the troops.
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Topics: Appliances: Sales, Music: Choral, Rituals
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by U.S. Office of Inter-Amer Affairs
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Development of Brazil's planned city.
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Topic: Regional: Brazil
UCSF Tobacco Industry Videos
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Compilation of Virginia Slims cigarette television commercials including "You've Come a Long Way Baby."
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Topics: tobacco, cigarette, television, advertising, gender, male, female
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by Pathescope Pictures
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Postwar expansion of telephone service made possible by development of microwave radio transmission and the transistor.
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Topics: Communication: Telephone, Infrastructure: Information
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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Rare record of song-and-dance at a Chevrolet sales convention, designed to motivate the sales force.
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Topics: Automobiles: Sales, Industrial theater, Advertising: In-house
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by Unknown
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Screen ad for Beich "Whiz Bar" candy featuring teenagers and a magic trick.
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Topics: Advertising: Screen ads, Candy, Magic
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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Motivational film for International Silver salespeople describing how installment buying has made silver tableware available to a broad range of consumers.
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Topics: Consumerism, Marriage, Sales: Training
UCSF Tobacco Industry Videos
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Television commercials for Winston cigarettes ("Winston Tastes Good Like a Cigarette Should") with characters from the Flintstones and sponsorship of television program.
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Topics: tobacco, cigarette, television, advertising
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Demonstrates the value of inexpensive meals, saving in food buying and the importance of milk in the diet, as suggestions for adequate nutrition under the war-time national nutrition program.
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Topic: need keyword
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by U.S. Work Projects Administration
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WPA workers mobilize to help New England recover from the effects of the disastrous 1938 hurricane.
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Topic: Weather: Hurricanes
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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PLEASE NOTE: A one-part, higher-quality version of this film is now here.
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Topics: Metals: Aluminum, Animation: Stop-motion, Design: Industrial
A/V Geeks
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Young Tommy sneaks around and discovers that his parents work hard to take care of him and his messes. After watching them slave and toil, he learns that he should be "a real member of his family team," so he can get a bigger allowance. Films like this tried to introduce kids to the idea of being a productive member of society. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
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Topic: social engineering
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by National Geographic Society
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People, industry, customs and climate of Brazil.
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Topics: Regional: Brazil, South America, Latin America
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by Unknown
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Dramatized film warning children of the dangers of strangers.
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Topics: Police, Crime and criminals, Children: Safety
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by U.S. Office of War Information
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PLEASE NOTE: A vastly improved version of this film made from a 35mm preserved print is available here: http://archive.org/details/Tuesday_in_November Idealized portrayal of 1944 U.S. presidential election, made to show the world that the United States was sufficiently secure to hold a free and fair election during wartime. Shows campaign activities, efforts to ensure the secrecy of the ballot and fairness of the election, and media coverage of the electoral process, all culminating in a giant...
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Topics: Political campaigns and elections, Citizenship, Media: Radio
British Government Public Information Films
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Animation short promoting general health awareness. NHS in 1947. Public health. Public Health Campaign Films. Post War era. Humorous cartoon treatment of general health problems: correct posture; the value of exercise and fresh air; the importance of suitable clothes; how to avoid insomnia.
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Topics: Public health, cartoon
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by U.S. Department of Agriculture
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Visits poor areas of the United States and discusses "War on Poverty" social and economic programs.
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Topics: Poverty, Rural America, Social issues: 1960s
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by Coronet Instructional Films
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Views of the Territory of Alaska.
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Topic: Alaska
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by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service
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Delinquent raindrop explains the need for good watershed management.
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Topics: Nature: Environment, Animation: Advertising, Water
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by University of Georgia, Agricultural Extension Service
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The life cycle and habits of the ant, and how to control and exterminate them with insecticides. Begins with a wonderful sequence in which we hear ants screaming "We're hungry! We're hungry!"
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Topics: Insects, Health and hygiene, Poisons: Insecticides
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by National Motion Pictures Company
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An animated tooth lectures children about a balanced dental hygiene program.
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Topics: Health: Dentistry, Animation
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by Universal-International Newsreel
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Scenes at the brand-new, $2 million Kaiser Hospital somewhere in California. Newsreel story.
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Topics: Newsreels, Hospitals, Medicine: Pregnancy
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by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films
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Dramatized version of Aesop's fable starring farm animals, including an owl, a fox, a goose, a rooster, a raccoon and a hare.
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Topics: Animals: General, Mythology
Cooking - movies
by Iowa State Teachers' College
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Four years in the lives of four home economics students at Iowa State University.
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Topics: Gender roles, Home economics, Colleges and universities
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Delicious Dishes
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Drive-In Movie Ads
by Darrell Wright
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Is somebody crazy? Pop Goes the Whistle.
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Topics: Intermission, Popcorn, Drive In Movie Advertisement
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by Knickerbocker Productions
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Surreal presentation of the common ways in which people escape from reality -- daydreaming, identification, suppression and malingering.
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Topic: Psychology
Sci-Fi / Horror
by Ken Curtis, B.R. McLendon, Gordon McLendon
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You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page .
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Topics: horror, science-fiction
A/V Geeks
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Young Billy Martin has to learn that being clean isnt the same as being a sissy. One night, a giant, talking cake of soap wearing tights and a puffy-sleeved shirt assures him of this fact. This film, like many personal hygiene films, taught kids about germs and what to do to avoid them in case their parents neglected to do so. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
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Topic: personal hygiene
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by Universal-International Newsreel
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Palo Alto, California: Models in swimsuits gyrate on Bongo Boards. Newsreel story. ca. 1950s
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Topics: Newsreels, Gender roles, Stunts
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by Lamont-Clemens, Inc.
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Time-travel story promoting rayon lingerie.
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Topics: Fashion: Industry, Media: Television, Synthetics
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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The physics, science and applications of light.
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Topic: Perception: Light
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by Hartley Productions
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Home-sewed clothes as high fashion.
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Topics: Sewing, Fashion
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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Cartoon showing what happens to a drop of gasoline from the time it flows into the gas tank to when it is exploded in the engine cylinder. This "fantastic voyage" through a glisteningly clean Chevrolet engine is an excellent example of the soft-sell industrial, where the product that's promoted is hardly ever mentioned by name.
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Topics: Automobiles: Engineering, Oil industry, Animation: Advertising
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by Filmways (?)
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Cereal commercial targeted at children of the space age.
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Topics: Space: Culture, Advertising: Television commercials, Agriculture: Food industry: Cereals
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by Moss (Paul F.) & Thelma Schnee
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Tongue-in-cheek survey of the evolution of hair design, using footage from an old German novelty short subject.
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Topics: Fashion, Hair, Gender roles
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by Coronet Instructional Films
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A bad-mannered 14-year-old meets himself as a young man of 21, and learns the fundamentals of good table manners.
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Topics: Social guidance: Etiquette, Children
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by Educational Film Institute of New York University and Documentary Film Productions, Inc.
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Educating the children of Appalachia. Director: Willard Van Dyke. Script: Spencer Pollard. Photography: Bob Churchill. Narration: Myron McCormick. Editor: Irving Lerner. Music: Fred Stewart.
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Topics: Education, Appalachia, Rural America
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by Frank Capra Productions
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Part of the Bell Science series. The story of the science of language and linguistics centered around plot to destroy the alphabet and all language. Features Dr. Frank Baxter and the brilliant Hans Conried. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
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by RKO-Pathe
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Encourages American workers to make the best possible use of their time in a war where industrial production and combat are synchronized on an international level.
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Topics: World War II: Homefront, Timekeeping, Globalization
Sci-Fi / Horror
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Sci-Fi Information about this movie may be found on it's IMDB page .
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by Simmel-Meservey
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Experiences of two couples on a double date at the Junior Prom.
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Topics: Social guidance, Social guidance: Etiquette, Dance and dancing
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by Ganz (William J.) Co.
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How shellac records were produced and manufactured.
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Topics: Media: Phonograph, Music
A/V Geeks
by Robert Clampett
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Private Snafu learns about the hazards of enemy booby traps the hard way. This is one of 26 Private SNAFU ('Situation Normal, All Fouled Up) cartoons made by the US Army Signal Corps to educate and boost the morale the troops. Originally created by Theodore Geisel (Dr. Seuss) and Phil Eastman, most of the cartoons were produced by Warner Brothers Animation Studios - employing their animators, voice actors (primarily Mel Blanc) and Carl Stalling's music. To license this film and get a higher...
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Topics: military, animation, Private SNAFU
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by Audio Productions, Inc.
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Chemistry gives birth to new synthetics benefitting women, in this case sheer stockings.
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Topics: Fashion, Synthetics, Gender roles
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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Sales training film for duPont Film Division (cellophane), featuring an angel and devil monitoring the activities of bakery salesmen on earth, and explaining how packaging helps to sell food. In Kodachrome.
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Topics: Sales: Training, Heaven and hell, Food industry
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by Williams (Clem) Films
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Santa Claus rides in a parade and walks kids through a relentless department-store Christmas display. Filmed in Pittsburgh.
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Topics: Christmas, Santa Claus, Consumerism
Home Movies
by Robbins Barstow
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In July 1956, the five-member Barstow family of Wethersfield, Connecticut, won a free trip to newly-opened Disneyland in Anaheim, California, in a nationwide contest. This 30-minute amateur documentary film tells the fabulous story of their fun-filled, dream-come-true, family travel adventure, filmed on the scene at Walt Disney's "Magic Kingdom" by Robbins Barstow. In December 2008, "Disneyland Dream" was named to the National Film Registry by the Librarian of Congress. In a...
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Topics: home movie, Barstow Travel Adventure
A/V Geeks
by Warner Brothers
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A film about genetics and heredity in man, various traits are shown and the methods by which they are transmitted is explained. Subtitle files thanks to Elizabeth Hillman: TheThreadOfLife.qt.smil TheThreadOfLife.en_us.qt.txt To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
movies
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Tongue-in-cheek film showing a domestic robot freeing housewives of their chores (and intimating that their work is hardly necessary); actually a promo showing how relays and switches function in the modern automobile. Shown at the New York World's Fair in 1940.
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Topics: Robotics, Gender roles, Futurism
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by Coronet Instructional Films
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Two teenagers, wishing to marry early, visit their minister for advice and receive counseling, some of it quite pragmatic, the rest a little strange.
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Topics: Social guidance, Marriage, Gender roles
A/V Geeks
by Frank Capra Productions
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From the description in Rick Prelinger's Field Guide to Sponsored Films: Popular scientific film directed by Frank Capra that launched the Bell System Science series. Combining animation and live action, Our Mr. Sun uses a scientist-writer team to present information about the sun and its importance to humankind. NOTE: Produced in Technicolor, the film was originally telecast in 1956 and 1957 to 9 million homes; some 600 16mm prints were distributed to schools and community organizations...
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Topics: sun, bell science series, science, animation
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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The definitive Populuxe film on 1950s automotive, industrial, interior and architectural design.
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Topics: Design, Automobiles: Design and manufacturing, Futurism
A/V Geeks
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Proto-claymation goes awry with talking teeth and a demonic tooth decay character. A food group hoe-down highlights the importance of good nutrition to help maintain healthy teeth. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
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Topics: dental hygiene, dancing clay, animation
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by Crawley Films
movies
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Animated explanation of primary and secondary sex characteristics in adolescent boys and girls.
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Topics: Sex education, Medicine: Endocrinology, Animation
A/V Geeks
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Presents the origin of the banjo, the development of southern folk music and its influence upon Americans. Pete Seeger plays his banjo and narrates the story. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
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Topic: American folk music
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1939, sound, 55 min, Technicolor, 35mm. Transferred from a 35mm nitrate print. See: Andrew Wood, "The Middleton Family at the New York World's Fair," http://www.sjsu.edu/faculty/wooda/middleton/index1.html. This drama illustrates the contribution of free enterprise, technology, and Westinghouse products to the American way of life. The Middleton Family at the New York World's Fair pits an anti-capitalist bohemian artist boyfriend against an all-American electrical engineer who...
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Topics: World's Fairs, technology, capitalism, communism, time capsules
A/V Geeks
by Dept of Civil Defense
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Public service announcements by the U.S. Civil Defense office inform farmers what to do in case of nuclear attack using marionettes. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
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Topics: civil defense, atomic, puppets
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Ford commercial linking new compact cars to futurism and the space frontier.
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Topics: Advertising: Television commercials, Automobiles: Advertising, Futurism
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by U.S. Office of Civil Defense
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"Explains" the dangers of the atomic bomb, the effects of radiation and how to protect oneself if caught in the open or in the home.
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Topics: Atomic-nuclear: Civil defense, Cold War
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by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films
movies
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Told from the viewpoint of a child, this film emphasizes that children should train themselves in good sleeping habits. In typical "Goofus and Gallant" style, it shows the advantages a well-rested kid has over his poor-sleeping classmate. Dreams are presented as a normal part of sleeping, and there is a funny dream sequence.
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Topics: Health and hygiene, Dreams, Sleep
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by Coronet Instructional Films
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How exercise will make you healthy and popular.
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Topics: Health and hygiene, Exercise
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by Fairbanks (Jerry) Productions
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Delightful musical made to promote color telephones as a decorator accessory in the home.
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Topics: Communication: Telephone, Consumerism, Houses and homes
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by Philco-Ford Corp. [made by] Tom Thomas Organization.
movies
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favorite 153
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Illustrates the life of a family of the year 1999 A.D. living in a house that is completely functional in terms of advanced technology. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC . ***The quality of this clips isn't the best. We've located another print which we hope to digitize and get online sometime soon..
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Topics: future, Ford Motor, Wink Martindale, computers, Internet
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
movies
eye 53,941
favorite 155
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The definitive Populuxe film on 1950s automotive, industrial, interior and architectural design.
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Topics: Design, Automobiles: Design and manufacturing, Futurism
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by Centron Productions
movies
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Cindy, a tomboy unsure of her social status, dreams of a party where her fairy godmother gives her etiquette lessons, and wakes up to receive her very own invitation. Filmed in Lawrence, Kansas.
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Topics: Gender roles, Social guidance: Etiquette, Recreation
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by American Documentary Films, Inc.
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The Regional Planning Association of America's plea for community chaotic cities and urban sprawl. Directors: Ralph Steiner and Willard Van Dyke. Script: Henwar Rodakiewicz, from an outline by Pare Lorentz. Commentary written by Lewis Mumford. Narrator: Morris Carnovsky. Photography: Ralph Steiner, Willard Van Dyke, Jules V.D. Bucher, Edward Anhalt, Roger Barlow and Rudolph Bretz. Editor: Theodore Lawrence. Music: Aaron Copland.
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Topics: Sustainability: 1930s, City planning, Regionalism
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
movies
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Definitive document of pre-World War II futuristic utopian thinking, as envisioned by General Motors. Documents the "Futurama" exhibit in GM's "Highways and Horizons" pavilion at the World's Fair, which looks ahead to the "wonder world of 1960."
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Topics: Futurism, World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Infrastructure: Roads and highways
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0696 PA8508 Out of This World
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A/V Geeks
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This film was made to instruct police officers on the basics of childbirth and to show them an actual birth - mostly so they wouldn't panic or pass out when confronted with such a scenario. WARNING! The poor acting by actual police officers and doctors and low production values in this film make the live birth scene even more shocking than others from this genre. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
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Topics: police training, miracle of birth